Github user rnewson commented on a diff in the pull request: https://github.com/apache/couchdb-documentation/pull/81#discussion_r82755971 --- Diff: src/maintenance/performance.rst --- @@ -230,6 +230,14 @@ that will occur giving you a quick response and when views will be updated which will take a long time. (A 10 million document database took about 10 minutes to load into CouchDB but about 4 hours to do view generation). +In a cluster, "stale" requests are serviced by a fixed set of shards in order +to present users with consistent results between requests. This comes with an +availabilty trade-off - the fixed set of shards might not be the most responsive --- End diff -- "availability"
--- If your project is set up for it, you can reply to this email and have your reply appear on GitHub as well. If your project does not have this feature enabled and wishes so, or if the feature is enabled but not working, please contact infrastructure at infrastruct...@apache.org or file a JIRA ticket with INFRA. ---